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Ethan Rome is executive director of Health Care for America Now, the nation's leading grassroots health care coalition. He has been a grassroots and labor activist and organizer of progressive issue and electoral campaigns for more than 25 years.

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Diaries published: 7 (687 days since last diary on Mon Jul 15, 2013 at 12:37 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 7 (687 days since last comment on Mon Jul 15, 2013 at 12:37 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: seldom

Total Recommends: 83

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: Big Pharma Pockets $711 Billion in Profits by Robbing Seniors, Taxpayers, 8 comments, 28 recommends

People Following Ethan Rome: 1

Ethan Rome's Most Recent Diaries:

Among the many life-changing freedoms Americans gained under Obamacare was the option to leave jobs at big employers - the only ones offering workers comprehensive, affordable health benefits ...
by Ethan Rome
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Jul 15, 2013 at 12:37 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
If we want to take another giant step toward achieving America's promise of opportunity and justice for all, every immigrant in the United States should gain access to affordable health care through ...
by Ethan Rome
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed May 29, 2013 at 09:35 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
House Speaker John Boehner set out to preside over a do-nothing Congress, and he has succeeded. As this week’s scheduled repeal vote of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) shows, Boehner is an over-...
by Ethan Rome
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue May 14, 2013 at 07:51 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
For people who were blown away to learn recently that the 11 largest global pharmaceutical companies made an astonishing $711 billion in profits over the last decade, here's another measure of the ...
by Ethan Rome
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed May 08, 2013 at 12:27 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Here's an outrage that must be changed: Big Pharma has been systematically price-gouging the Medicare program for seniors and people with disabilities -- and raking in billions in excessive profits. ...
by Ethan Rome
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Apr 08, 2013 at 02:42 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
Prescription drug companies spend more than 19 times as much on marketing as they do on basic research. With prescription drug ads airing continuously in the U.S., the cost of medicines has soared. ...
by Ethan Rome
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Mar 22, 2013 at 09:27 AM PDT with 18 Recommends

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